Festivals

Top 3 Events This December!

Top 3 Events This December!

This holiday season don’t miss out on three of Dallas’ best events! With one every weekend leading up to the holidays, there’s no shortage of things to do. December 3rd - Miracle on McKinnon Kick off December with Miracle on McKinnon on Saturday, December 3rd. Miracle was founded in 2013 by a group of friends [...]

Dallas Untapped 2016: Winter (Beer) is Coming

Dallas Untapped 2016: Winter (Beer) is Coming

Even though the temperatures may not quite indicate it yet, winter is definitely coming.  At this year's Dallas Untapped Festival in Fair Park, we saw the likes of those heavy heart-warming beers, from thick barrel-aged stouts, to big-sipping barleywines, to even a few oddities here and there. A few highlights from this year's festival: Stouts: [...]

Untapped Festival Dallas Announces Beer List, Adds Bands to the Lineup

Untapped Festival Dallas Announces Beer List, Adds Bands to the Lineup

Untapped Festival organizers are pleased to announce the massive 2016 beer list including over 400 craft beers on tap at the 5th Annual Untapped Fest in Dallas on Saturday, November 12 at Fair Park.

Second BrainDead Brewing Festicle

Second BrainDead Brewing Festicle

Brewvolution, LLC (founders of Big Texas Beer Fest) have teamed up with BrainDead Brewing (BDB) to produce the second edition of the BrainDead Festicle! Reminiscent of Dark Lord Day (an annual barrel-aged bottle release at Three Floyds in Indiana), the Festicle is Dallas’ own celebration of barrel-aged and wild beers.

Second Annual Steinfest in Downtown Plano This Weekend

Second Annual Steinfest in Downtown Plano This Weekend

Historic Downtown Plano’s 2nd Annual Steinfest will be held this Saturday, October 29 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and will take place in the Downtown Plano Arts District. Steinfest is an Oktoberfest-style festival that was a community hit in 2015.

10 Rideable Ways to Fest this Fall Right Off DART #DARTable Gems

10 Rideable Ways to Fest this Fall Right Off DART #DARTable Gems

State Fair of Texas - Sept. 30th - Sunday, Oct. 23rd - Fair Park Station. It's the last weekend of the fair! The theme for 2016 is "Celebrating Texas Agriculture," and special activities will include concerts on the Main Stage and college football games. Daily activities include the Starlight Parade at 7 p.m. and the Illumination Sensation lights and fireworks show at 8 p.m. (more info)

TMBBQ Fest 2016

TMBBQ Fest 2016

TMBBQ Fest 2016, Texas Monthly’s annual festival for barbecue lovers, returns to Austin for its seventh year on Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m., at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin, TX.

Top 3 Halloween Parties In Dallas

Top 3 Halloween Parties In Dallas

As we get closer to October 31, the spirit of Halloween cultivates around the DFW metroplex in the form of decorations, costumes, haunted houses and of course, Halloween parties. If you’ve ever been to a Dallas Halloween party, you know we like to get in the spirit early and we like to go all-in. We’ve [...]

BrainDead Brewing Festicle: Barrel-Aged and Wild Beer Festival

BrainDead Brewing Festicle: Barrel-Aged and Wild Beer Festival

The creators of Big Texas Beer Fest and BrainDead Brewing have teamed up for the second annual BrainDead Festicle! The Festicle is a celebration of barrel-aged and wild beers, located in the heart of Deep Ellum. This event will take place outdoors in the parking lot west of BrainDead Brewing with 30 to 35 breweries [...]

25 Things to Do in Deep Ellum, Besides Barhop

25 Things to Do in Deep Ellum, Besides Barhop

Deep Ellum is a bustling neighborhood known for its vibrant nightlife. Nestled in central Dallas, the neighborhood shot to fame as the hotbed for jazz musicians in the 1920’s. With a lively music scene, eye-popping street art, and renowned galleries, Deep Ellum has developed its own distinct identity. Whether you're an art connoisseur, a shopaholic, a die-hard foodie, or a committed metalhead, there's something for everyone. Here’s a list of some super-fun things to do in Deep Ellum.